Silvia Scaglioni

Silvia Scaglioni

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Personal details

Dr. Silvia Scaglioni
Via A. Sangiorgio, 1
20145 Milan

Phone: +393395332193

E-mail address:

Born: September 18th, 1950

Place of birth: Milan, Italy

Nationality: Italian

Marital status:  Married with 1 son and 1 daughter



Italian, mother tongue

English, good

French, good


Education and qualifications

1976 Graduated at University of Milan, Italy

1980 Licence in Pediatrics   at University of Milan, Italy

1988 Licence in Endocrinology at University of Pavia, Italy

1993 Licence in Social Pediatrics and Neonatal Care at University of Milan, Italy


Professional training and experience

1980-1984 Assistant in Pediatrics, San Paolo Hospital, Milan, Italy

1984-2011 Research Associate, Paediatrics Department, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Italy

Head of Clinical Nutrition Department, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Italy

Teaching fellow in Paediatrics, University of Milan, School of Medicine and Surgery, Milan, Italy

2011 Retired

2013 Reasearch contract with IRCCS Ca’ Granda Foundation, Ospedale Maggiore

Policlinico, Milan

2014 Reasearch contract with De Marchi Fundation – Department of Pediatrics, IRCCS

Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy


Main Research Areas:

Nutrition: Clinical and epidemiological research on nutritional habits in childood; obesity early risk factors. Nutritional approach in essential obesity.

Auxology: Growth evaluation in children with different nutritional habits or in patients affected by inherited inborn errors of metabolism.


Professional memberships

Member of ECOG European Childhood Obesity Group